SINGAPORE—Vanessa Ho-Nikolovski (pictured) and Margaret Cunico have been promoted to co-managing directors of Weber Shandwick’s Singapore hub. Current managing director Baxter Jolly will take on added responsibilities in his broader role as vice chairman, Asia Pacific.
Ho-Nikolovski has been with Weber Shandwick for more than 10 years, during which time she has spearheaded the program for one of the agency’s leading clients in Asia/Pacific, the Middle East and Africa, managing its strategic corporate communications, brand building and reputation management efforts across 24 markets. Prior to joining Weber Shandwick, she worked in New York and Hong Kong. She started her career as a journalist with The Straits Times.
Cunico also started her career as a journalist with the SPH Group, working across its newspaper and magazine titles. She then joined the public relations industry with agency and in-house stints before joining Weber Shandwick. She has headed the consumer and entertainment practice and works with clients in the hospitality, retail, aviation and education sectors.